The army's recruitment campaign speaks to minorities, but inclusivity is not the only thing at stake.
The most common reason for intimate partner homicide was jealousy, followed by gain, and then love.
Intimate partner homicides where there is no known history of violence are not uncommon.
Mothers need support to manage the demands of a scientific career with their family responsibilities.
Not much attention has been given to how mothers who want to attend workshops and conferences are supported. This simple intervention can boost the presence of women in science.
The Northern Irish party were horrified at the suggestion that Brexit might mean different customs rules. But when it comes to women's rights, it's a different story.
Parramatta Girls Home covered way with superintendents c1970s.
Photo courtesy Christina Green and PFFP Memory Project
The Parramatta Female Factory has been identified as a site of abuse by the royal commission. Now a community-led campaign is transforming it into a 'site of conscience'.
Actor Asia Argento arrives at the 2017 Cannes film festival.
A brutal backlash against a Harvey Weinstein accuser has helped galvanise the feminist movement.
Women participate in a protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters in Hollywood, Los Angeles.
Research shows men and women interpret violence and bullying differently.
While talks like those from Sheryl Sandberg may be empowering, this rhetoric of choice is problematic for a number of reasons.
Interventions designed to fix women also leave the status quo untouched. They ask women to adjust to workplaces that are primarily designed by, and for, men.
U.S. immigration law has a complicated history with keeping families together.
A scholar explains why the president's plan to overturn his predecessor's rule would be a big mistake and disproportionately harm women.
Women’s NGOs work hard to improve the lives of women in the developing world, including in countries like India and Tanzania. But then they’re often cut out from the process. This photo was taken in the remote village of Uzi on Zanzibar Island in Tanzania in April 2016.
NGOs (non-government organizations) run by women in India and Tanzania fuel the success of development projects, but the women are too easily marginalized once the projects get off the ground.
Many more women probably use drugs than official figures suggest. And they certainly face more harms.
Women shouldn't be disheartened by the latest finding that exercise doesn't lead to weight loss in the first month or two. There are other reasons to persist.
Women make up more than half the workforce in Canada. It’s time for employers to provide supports for workers who are enduring domestic abuse situations.
Women make up a major portion of the Canadian workforce. That's why employers need to step up to help those in domestic abuse situations.
Most mass killers have one common trait – a propensity for domestic violence.
The shooter at the Texas church had beaten his first wife and hurt his infant stepson. This connection between mass shooters and domestic violence is the norm, not an exception.
Women wearing their WIPNET T-shirts plan a peace jamboree the day before the Liberian election in October 2017.
Thousands of Liberian women have banded together to bring about peace and to fight for women's rights. They've changed the face of the African nation.
Humphrys spoke of a ‘witch hunt’.
It's not a witch hunt, it's not a joke and it really does matter.
The UN committee urged Australia to end offshore processing and bring the men on Manus to Australia or another safe country.
The UN report findings show that concerns far outweigh any improvements in Australia's human rights record.
Female protesters in Petrograd (now St Petersburg) in 1917 on International Women’s Day.
How a journalist from Nebraska chased the 'Soviet dream' all the way to Russia, only to be expelled on accusations of espionage.
Refugee women from Darfur, Sudan return to their camp in eastern Chad with wood for their households in 2011.
European Commission DG ECHO
With better access to energy, women in developing nations could spend more time working or in school. But Energy Secretary Rick Perry's claim that fossil fuels improve women's lives misses the mark.
(From L-R) researcher Margaret Embahe, interviewees Angela Arasepa and Alberta Doiko, and researcher Mavis Tongia.
In stories about the Pacific War and the Kokoda Track, women's stories were often overlooked, but they provide an important perspective on a pivotal moment in history.